Lesson Plans

Commemoration lesson plans are written by 2019 Commemoration Master Teachers, and contain all relevant links, materials, and instructions for integrating these lessons into your classroom.



The Arrival of Africans to Virginia in 1619
English Women Come to Virginia
Government in Jamestown, 1619
Sorting Through Colonial Life
Tobacco in Jamestown


WHRO Lesson Plans
Analyzing the Legend of Pocahontas Through Sources
The First Meeting of the General Assembly of Virginia, 1619
The John Punch Court Decision and the Advent of Slavery in Virginia
Virginia Declaration of Rights
Virginia Runaway Slave Ads